It’s the housing shortage, stupid. That’s the chief culprit for the labor woes hitting Aspen and other mountain-town communities in the West, anyone will tell you. The shortage has made
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Founded in 1881, The Aspen Times is the oldest and most-trusted news outlet in Pitkin County, Colorado. The newspaper is a free, 9,000-circulation daily distributed from Aspen to Carbondale. In addition to a daily newspaper and website, we produce the Aspen Times Weekly magazine, which has arts and entertainment coverage, and the weekly Snowmass Sun, which covers neighboring Snowmass Village. The Aspen Times is part of a group of newspapers owned by Colorado Mountain News Media, a division of Swift Communications.